Useful and therapeutic properties of aspen

August 12, 2017 17:59 | Drug Plants

The well-known

woody plant (tree), are common in the forests and river valleys.

With the purpose of treatment is used in folk medicine, the kidneys, juice, ash bark.

kidneys contain salicin glycosides, essential oils, carotene, vitamin C and others. Substances.

in kidney nation as a tincture is used in rheumatism, gout and infectious diseases as an antipyretic.

decoction or tincture is used in fever, diarrhea, dysentery and aching, mostly colds, rinse the bad teeth.

Knows original people a simple way to topical aspen juice with common salt toothache (see. Below).Because the kidneys are prepared ointment, is used

for burns and hemorrhoids (lubricated bumps).The plant contains volatile oil, ascorbic, benzoic, malic acid, bitter glycosides, salicin and Populina, salikozu enzyme, tannic and resinous substances and fat karatitsin.

The experiment found a bactericidal effect of the drug from the kidneys of aspen against Staphylococcus aureus, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Flexner dysentery bacillus coli and t

yphoid.A decoction of the bark has a neurotropic action.Hydrolysis split salicin, highlighting saligenit having antipyretic activity.

In Western medicine aspen drugs are prescribed for diseases of the bladder, especially in the elderly, cystitis, urinary incontinence, prostatic hypertrophy, disorders of the gastrointestinal tract, rheumatism, gout, hemorrhoids.Externally - for burns, ulcers.

In folk medicine, infusion of the bark is recommended for fever, cough, poor appetite, scurvy, syphilis, toothache.A decoction or alcohol (usually vodka) infusion kidney is used as an anticonvulsant with "hunk" and as a diaphoretic.

In rheumatoid arthritis, sciatica, sciatica simultaneously with oral decoction or infusion of aspen use medicinal baths of decoction of greenish (young) the crust.Young leaves are crushed, scalded with boiling water, is used for poultices for abrasions, rheumatic, arthritic joints and lesions hemorrhoids.tree sap smeared lichens, warts and relieve toothache.


Broth kidney, leaves or bark: 1 tbsp.raw spoon in a glass of boiling water, boil for an hour, strain and drink 1-2 tbsp.spoon 3 times a day.

aspen ash from the barrel, mixed with fresh pork fat is used as an ointment for eczema: leaves tourniquet fumigate smoke, ashes sprinkled boils.

Easy broth: 25 g per 200 ml;1 tbsp.spoon 3 times a day.The original method of treating teeth: take svezhesre

zannoe short logs, drill it the core, but do not end up in proburavlennuyu hole poured table salt and plug something (important cork density), throw a log on the fire and not allowing him to burn out beforeend, pour salt from a hole, already fried juice.This salt or directly put on the aching tooth or dilute it 1:10 mouthwash.

Ointment is prepared from powdered dried kidney, sifted through a very fine sieve, the powder is mixed with sunflower oil.